Seat42f and BBC have teamed up to give ONE lucky winner an AWESOME DVD PRIZE PACK featuring DVD titles from BBC. For a chance to win leave a comment below telling us your favorite holiday tradition. Only one entry per person. Contest ends December 16th. Winner will be notified on December 17th via email so make sure to use a valid email address when you post your comment. Open to US and Canadian residents only.
Winner Will Receive One Each Of The Following BBC Titles :
BEING HUMAN SEASON 1 – CLICK HERE TO BUY
The BBC continues pushing the boundaries of the supernatural this July by unleashing to DVD and Blu-ray the highly acclaimed drama – Being Human: Season 1. This witty, yet terrifying hit BBC AMERICA series takes an extraordinary look into the lives of hospital porters George (Tovey) and Mitchell (Turner). Toiling anonymously in Bristol, England, they lead lives of quiet desperation under the burden of a terrible secret – Mitchell’s a vampire and George is a werewolf. Deciding to start life afresh and leave behind the dark side, they move into a house, only to find that Annie (Crichlow), the ghost of a woman killed in mysterious circumstances, haunts it. As the three deal with the challenges of their new lives together, they’re united in their desire to blend in with their human neighbors. Being Human: Season 1 feature all six episodes with over an hour of bonus material including deleted scenes, behind-the-scenes featurettes, video diaries, character profiles, an interview with creator Toby Whithouse and more.
BEING HUMAN SEASON 2 – CLICK HERE TO BUY
This September, the BBC brings to DVD and Blu-ray Disc the highly anticipated release — Being Human: Season 2. In this new and gripping installment of the BBC AMERICA hit drama, we find the supernatural trio of a vampire, a werewolf, and a ghost continuing on their quest to be a part of humanity. The road is full of new challenges however as Mitchell’s (Turner) romance with a feisty doctor is disrupted by a vampire community in disarray and George’s (Tovey) relationship with a new girlfriend is undermined by an uncontrollable twist in his werewolf existence. Plus Annie (Crichlow) has a brutal reminder that life as a spirit is full of obstacles. Meanwhile, CenSSA, a religious organization committed to the destruction or conversion of supernatural freaks, operated by the mysterious Professor Jaggat and the sinister, cold-hearted Kemp, threatens all three of them. Available in a 3-disc set on DVD or Blu-ray disc, Being Human: Season 2 contains all eight episodes as well as multiple behind-the-scenes featurettes and Easter Eggs
SHERLOCK SEASON 1 – CLICK HERE TO BUY
This November, British Academy Television nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (Hawking, Atonement) and notable actor Martin Freeman (The Office, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy) team up as the famous detective duo Holmes and Watson in the DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of Sherlock: Season One. Penned by Doctor Who writers Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss (The League of Gentleman), this fresh interpretation of the classic mystery series follows the iconic duo as they navigate a maze of cryptic clues and lethal killers to get at the truth. An essential addition for all mystery fans’ video libraries, the the 2-disc sets include commentary and a making of featurette.
LIFE – CLICK HERE TO BUY
Four years in the making, filmed over 3000 days, across every continent and in every habitat, with a production budget of £14 million ($22 million) Life is the latest wildlife blockbuster from the BBC’s award-winning Natural History Unit, the producers of Planet Earth and The Blue Planet.
TOP GEAR 13 – CLICK HERE TO BUY
This September, the International Emmy Award-winning show is back as the BBC releases Top Gear 13 to DVD. Hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May enter a terrifying French ice race in low cost rear-wheel-drive coupés and James travels to America to spend a day with stunt-driving legend Ken Block. The boys are no less ambitious this season as Richard and James challenge the logistical might of Britain’s mail service by racing the new Porsche Panamera versus a stamped envelope across the British Isles andRichard stages the world’s first-ever race between the 1000 horsepower Bugatti Veyron, McLaren F1 and Lamborghini Murcielago SV in Abu Dhabi. Elsewhere, Jeremy and James attempt to understand what makes a great Volkswagen advertisement – and then try to film one of their own. Plus in a long-awaited television-first, the mysterious Stig takes off his helmet to reveal just who he really is. The rich and famous switch gears on the test track as Jay Leno, Olympic Gold sprinter Usain Bolt, Sienna Miller and AC/DC’s singer Brian Johnson take a spin in the show’s renowned ‘The Star in the Reasonably Priced Car’ segment. Along with containing the entire Season 13, the 3-disc set features extensive bonus materials including extended interviews and behind-the-scenes featurettes.
LUTHER SEASON 1 – CLICK HERE TO BUY
The all-new BBC AMERICA psychological thriller stars Idris Elba (The Wire, Takers) as Luther, a self-destructive near-genius, who may be just as dangerous as the criminals he hunts. Series also stars Ruth Wilson (The Prisoner, Jane Eyre) as Alice Morgan, the beautiful, extraordinarily intelligent key witness in Luther’s first investigation; Steven Mackintosh (Criminal Justice) as Detective Chief Inspector Ian Reed and Luther’s loyal friend and work colleague; and Indira Varma (Rome) as Zoe Luther, who’s had the strength to walk away from the man she still loves.
LENNON NAKED – CLICK HERE TO BUY
Experience the life of John Lennon in his most exciting and troubled times as the BBC releases to DVD Lennon Naked. Starring Christopher Eccleston (Heroes, Doctor Who), Lennon Naked follows the story of one of the world’s most influential people as he moved from Beatle to icon in this fascinating drama. From the death of father-figure and manager Brian Epstein, his breakup with first wife Cynthia, his fascinating love with Yoko Ono through his spiraling drug use and decision to leave England for New York, this powerful production is a must-own DVD for John Lennon and Beatlemaniacs everywhere.